Roker Radio 153 Julien’s Auctions Icons & Idols!

On this edition of Roker Radio, just in time for gift giving, I’m speaking with Julien’s Auctions about their Icons & Idols auction. Not only do they have featured items from Eddie Van Halen, Sean Connery, Michael Jordan and more. There are many affordable pieces up for auction that you can buy for yourself or as a gift. Plus we’ll talk about how you can bid on an item right now, or auction off something of your own. Stay safe!

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Roker Radio 151 Piff The Magic Dragon: Too Soon!

On This edition of Roker Radio I speak with our old friend Piff The Magic Dragon as he becomes the first show in Las Vegas to reopen. He’ll talk about the worst show of his life, Winning the Tournament of Laughs, Getting burned alive, how long it takes to perfect a trick, Vegas reopening, he’ll teach us a magic trice we can do at home, and much much more. Enjoy, stay safe!
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Roker Radio 152 Kevin Smith!

On this edition of Roker Radio I’m joined by Director, Writer, Actor Kevin Smith. We’ll learn about his one week only Moobys pop up restaurant in Chicago, as well as a one night only Drive-in version of his Jay and Silent Bob Get Old Podcast. Kevin also talks about the heart attack that nearly killed him, Jason Mewes getting sober, going vegan and how to ease your way into it, the covid silver lining for movie makers, his strain of weed, if there will be a new Mallrats movie, and much much more! Enjoy and stay safe!
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Roker Radio 149 Tom Dreesen Still Standing!

On this edition of Roker Radio I talk to comedy legend Tom Dreesen about his new book Still Standing…: My Journey from Streets and Saloons to the Stage, and Sinatra. With humor and humility Tom talks about his battle with Covid-19, his tough upbringing, his advice to young black men who are growing up the same way he did, comedy without a crowd, his first Tonight Show appearance, drinking all night with Frank Sinatra, and if you need a little motivation, he provides that too. Plus much, much more! Enjoy, stay safe!
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Roker Radio 148 Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies!

On this episode of Roker Radio we talk to Mr. Skin Jim McBride, Executive Producer of the new film, Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies! We talk about his popular website, the greatest nude scene of all time, and (Spoiler Alert!) A History of Nudity in the Movies!
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Roker Radio 147 Steve Trevino: Til Death!

On this edition of Roker Radio we’re joined by comedian Steve Trevino. He talks about how his Father handles a hurricane, doing a comedy show in the age of Covid, and his hilarious Amazon Prime comedy special Steve Trevino: Til Death! But first I have to put in my two cents about everything that happened in Kenosha. Be Safe!
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Roker Radio 146 Phase Three!

On this edition of Roker Radio we talk about all the things big and small that we’ll need to do in order to reopen. Are we moving too fast or too slow. What are some of the challenges, the pitfalls, plus some unexpected problems that you may not have thought about.
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Roker Radio 145 The Last Dance!

On this edition of Roker Radio I’m joined by Jason Hehir, the Director of the hottest show on TV and the hottest thing in sports, The Last Dance. It’s the epic ten part documentary about the final championship run of the 90’s Bulls. Jason talks about the origin of the original footage, what it took to get this on air ahead of schedule thanks to the pandemic, the players animosity tword Jerry Krause and the Pistons, and much, much more. Plus a preview of what’s ahead. He says it may “melt the internet!”
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Roker Radio 144 Stay Home Save Lives!

On this edition of Roker Radio we talk about how people are dealing with this pandemic. The anxiety, the ironies, what was important a month ago that isn’t now, and how this all relates to the movie Jaws!

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Roker Radio 143 Covid 19 Town Hall!

On this edition of Roker Radio I share some of a Covid 19 Town Hall that I was a part of. We’ll hear from Sen. Dick Durbin, Endocrinologist Dr. Emily Landon from  University of Chicago Medicine,  Congresswoman Robin Kelly, 4th Ward Alderwoman Sofia King,  and Ibie Hart from the Illinois Dept. of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. We’ll learn FACTS about the virus, what to do while shopping, what the stimulus bill means for you, unemployment insurance, small business loans, and more! Plus we’ll get an inspirational message from comedian Tom Dreesen. #FlattenTheCurve #StaySafe #StayHome #SaveLives


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